WHO IS THE REAL MONSTER?

Over the next three semesters, Washington University in St. Louis will celebrate the 200th anniversary of the 1818 publication of “Frankenstein” with a series of events featuring faculty, students and visiting scholars from across the arts, humanities and life sciences.

In this video, Corinna Treitel, associate professor of history in Arts & Sciences — and lead organizer for the Center for the Humanities’ “Frankenstein at 200” conference — discusses the book’s continued power to challenge and inform. Continue reading by clicking here.